Editorial Assistant

£18000 - £20000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Editorial Assistant 

A fantastic opportunity to join a national association. 

British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) promotes excellence in small animal practice through education and science. They are a professional body to serve veterinary surgeons that treat companion animals. The majority of their members work in practice, and represent over a third of the working veterinary surgeons in the UK. 

Job title: Editorial Assistant 
Location: Gloucestershire 
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 
Contract type: Full time, permanent 
Benefits: Contributions towards Group Personal Pension, Life Assurance and Health Insurance, 23 days holiday 

Closing date: 21st July 2017 

About the role 

The British Small Animal Veterinary Association, based near Gloucester, has a fantastic opportunity for an Editorial Assistant to join its publications team to work on its internationally-renowned series of veterinary publications. The Editorial Assistant will take on a variety of administrative tasks and also act as one of the main points of contact for external authors and editors. 

About you 

The successful candidate will ideally be of graduate calibre or equivalent and must possess excellent communication and organisational skills. The successful applicant should also be able to multi-task and prioritise their workload, paying meticulous attention to detail. 
The ability to exercise personal initiative and work as part of a team is essential. Strong Microsoft Office skills, a willingness to learn about scientific publishing together with an awareness of the digital publishing environment would also be advantageous 

This represents an ideal first step in publishing. Previous publishing experience and/or knowledge of, or an interest in, the subject would be an advantage but is not essential. 

You may have experience of the following: Editorial Assistant, Publishing Assistant, Administrator, Junior Editor, Content Editor, Copywriter, Journalist, Writer, Publishing Administrator etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications